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Sir Thomas Comyn-Platt narrates scenes from Ethiopia

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Sir Thomas Comyn-Platt narrating footage of Ethiopia to show a primative way of life that includes a countryside with no roads, one railway, Ethiopian citizens in thatch houses, and soldiers training on horseback and barefooted as they prepare for war with Italy

Category:Defence / Military
Reference:GB 6212
Tape:LV4
Timecode:00:16:18:14 - 00:18:27:16
Duration:00:02:09:02
Sound:COMMENTARY
Copyright:GAUMONT BRITISH NEWSREEL (REUTERS)
Feed:News
Restrictions:Restrictions on certain uses may apply, and may vary from those listed. Gaumont British stories dated before 1952, without Can or Tape numbers will not be readily available.
Note:Tape timecodes are in use for this item
LegacyConverted:1
Subset:Reuters TV - Gaumont British
Issue:170
Source:REUTERS (REUTTV RTVGB)
TapeTimecode:18.35 - 26.55
OriginalDate:Released: 15 August 1935
ColourBW:B/W
TapeDuration:160ft 35mm
Country:Ethiopia
Source:DAM
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SLATE INFORMATION: Abyssinia To-Day

ETHIOPIA: Various:
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ABYSSINIA Sir Thomas Comyn Platt speaks on Italian - Abyssinian-problem. Abyssinian Troops, people, Etc. Complete Du...

Gaumont British Ident

SLATE INFORMATION: Abyssinia To-Day

ETHIOPIA: Various:
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ABYSSINIA Sir Thomas Comyn Platt speaks on Italian - Abyssinian-problem. Abyssinian Troops, people, Etc. Complete Dupe



ITALY Sir Thomas Comyn Platt speaks on Italian-Abyssinian problem Abyssinian Shots



-PLATT, Sir Thomas Comyn- Speaks on Italian-Abyssinian problem



Military - Active; Personalities - Politicians; Ethiopia; Abyssinian - Italian Conflict; Italy

Italian-Abyssinian Conflict, troops, Italo-Abyssinian War

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